How long is thanksgiving turkey good for in the fridge

I'd stick with the 3-4 day rule for leftovers in the fridge. After that, it's time to bid farewell to the Thanksgiving turkey.

If you have more than you can eat in that time, consider freezing the extra portions for longer storage.

According to the FDA Food Code, all perishable foods that are opened or prepared should be thrown out after 7 days, maximum.

If your turkey has been properly handled, you can refrigerate and eat it for up to four days. If you are planning to freeze it

Can you eat cooked turkey after 7 to 8 days?

USDA recommends using cooked turkey within 3 to 4 days, kept refrigerated (40°F or less).

How can you tell if turkey is spoiled?

you notice discoloration, a foul smell or a slimy or tacky appearance to the ground turkey

Buy a fresh turkey one to two days before the day you plan to cook. If there is a 'best-by' or 'use by' date


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